There are 2 main definitions of Hannibal in English:

Hannibal1

Syllabification: Han·ni·bal
Pronunciation: /ˈhanəbəl
 
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A port city in northeastern Missouri, on the Mississippi River, the boyhood home of Mark Twain; population 17,432 (est. 2008).

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There are 2 main definitions of Hannibal in English:

Hannibal2

Syllabification: Han·ni·bal
Pronunciation: /ˈhanəbəl
 
/
( 247–182 bc), Carthaginian general. In the second Punic War he attacked Italy by crossing the Alps. He repeatedly defeated the Romans, although he failed to take Rome itself. After being recalled to Africa he was defeated at Zama by Scipio Africanus in 202.

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